Matilda Abena used to sell cooked rice and stew but now operates a grocery at Elmina, which she has done for 6 years now. The items in her grocery shop are milk, Milo (a breakfast drink powder), sugar, soups, different kinds of soft drinks, tinned tomatoes, tinned fish, biscuits, toffees, powdered milk etc. She is a single parent with 2 children. Matilda uses her income to pay her children’s school fees. She will use her loan to purchase a variety of groceries to sell. With the new profit, Matilda plans to expand her business.